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Cold Florida

(2015)
(The first book in the Foggy Moskowitz series)
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Introducing former car thief and amateur sleuth Foggy Moskowitz in the first of a brand-new noir mystery series.

It's 1974. Foggy Moskowitz, a Jewish car thief on the run from the Brooklyn authorities, ends up in Florida working for the first office of Child Protective Service. For personal reasons.

An unlikely, but tenacious, child protection officer, he takes on an investigation to find a missing infant, taken from the hospital by her addict mother. But the case takes several unexpected turns as Foggy makes his way from seedy Fry's Bay to Indian Seminole swampland, undertaking a vision quest, a rite of passage in some Native American cultures, in the process.

Along the way he encounters more than a few interesting characters, including John Horse, an Indian mystic, and works to foil a vast land-grab scam by an uber-rich felon.

Amusing yet moving, mixing passion with pathos, and introducing some memorable characters, Phillip DePoy has created a hugely entertaining new series.

Genre: Mystery    

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Used availability for Phillip DePoy's Cold Florida

Hardback Editions

September 2016 : UK Hardback
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Title: Cold Florida: A Hard-Boiled Mystery Set in Florida (A Foggy Moskowitz Mystery)
Author(s): Phillip DePoy
ISBN: 0-7278-9474-9 / 978-0-7278-9474-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Severn House Large Print Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


December 2015 : UK Hardback
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Title: Cold Florida (A Foggy Moskowitz Mystery)
Author(s): Phillip DePoy
ISBN: 0-7278-8575-8 / 978-0-7278-8575-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Severn House Publishers
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Paperback Editions

September 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: Cold Florida: A Hard-Boiled Mystery Set in Florida (A Foggy Moskowitz Mystery)
Author(s): Phillip DePoy
ISBN: 1-84751-683-1 / 978-1-84751-683-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Severn House Paperbacks Ltd
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

April 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Cold Florida: A hard-boiled mystery set in Florida (A Foggy Moskowitz Mystery)
Author(s): Phillip DePoy
Publisher: Severn House Digital
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA